Ghost Tours of Fort George
In addition to one of the prettiest towns in Canada, Niagara-on-the-Lake is commonly referred to as the most haunted. From bed and breakfasts and inns to shops and private residences, ghost stories abound in this quiet, lakeside community. The most prevalent tales of paranormal activity surround Fort George National Historic Site. There have been hundreds of reports of ghost sightings at Fort George, ranging from the benevolent spirit of a little girl named Sarah Ann to a more ominous presence simply known as "The Watcher".
Established in 1994 under the Friends of Fort George, Ghost Tours of Niagara is the longest-running ghost walk in the Niagara Region. Candlelight ghost tours of Fort George are offered throughout the spring and summer, from May to September. Special Halloween ghost tours are also offered at the end of October. Experience the most haunted site in the most haunted town in Canada!
Please see below for tour dates and prices, or contact us for more information.
Summer Ghost Tours
Step inside Fort George after dark and learn about its history and hauntings during this 1.5 to 2 hour candlelight ghost walk. The ghost tours gather in the parking lot of Fort George, just off the Niagara Parkway, Niagara-on-the-Lake. Just look for black capes and lanterns!
Children under 13: $7.00
Tickets are available from the guide at the time of the tour.
Halloween Ghost Tours
Join us for an exploration of the scariest aspects of haunted Fort George in Niagara-on-the-Lake. This 2-hour walking tour includes stories too frightening to be told on the summer tours, and opens a building (the Officers' Quarters) that is usually off limits during the summer ghost tours.
All tickets: $17.00. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Tickets will go on sale July 2nd. Please call the Friends of Fort George giftshop at (905) 468-6621 to order.
Private Ghost Tours
Yes, we offer private ghost tours of Fort George! Yes, on a private tour you can take all the flash photographs you want. The tour will last the same amount of time and access the same areas in the Fort as a regular tour, but within this format there is some flexibility in spending more time in areas that are of particular interest to your group. This is a good option for those looking for a more 'investigatory' experience.
All private tours must be booked in advance. Please contact Ghost Tours of Niagara to set up your private tour, or for more information.
Summer Tour Dates
May & June
Sundays - 8:30 pm
NO TOUR on May 26
July & August
Sun, Tues & Thurs - 8:30 pm
Sundays - 7:30 pm
Halloween Tour Dates
October 11, 12, 13
October 18, 19, 20
October 25, 26, 27
October 30, 31
Halloween Tours start at:
7:00, 7:15 & 7:30 pm
10:00, 10:15 & 10:30 pm
Halloween tickets must be purchased in advance.